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Who is Invited?:

All NPD Next Gen leaders (Paid or Volunteer) 


What should I expect?:


  • Check in anytime after 3:00pm
  • Appetizers and meet and greet at District Offices, across the street from the hotel- 5:00pm
  • Dinner together at one of Downtown Portland’s newest restaurants
  • After dinner, enjoy the city with new and old friends


  • Session 1: Bo Stern
  • Worship with Andrew Serino 
  • Session 2: Dean Curry 
  • Worship with Andrew Serino 


WHO will I BE RECeiving FROM?:

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Dean Curry is a follower of and ambassador of Jesus. He has been the lead pastor of Life Center in Tacoma, Washington since 2006 and staff member since 1990. Dean has authored two books, BOOST! and HOPE AM. Dean has been happily married to his wife Anne for more than 25 years and is the proud dad of two grown children.


Bo Stern is a sought-after speaker, writer and a teaching pastor at Westside Church in Bend, Oregon. She possesses a unique gift of making complex theology accessible and exciting and loves finding new ways to help people fall in love with the Word of God. Bo is also a mom to four kids and a grandma to the coolest boys ever. She is also passionately involved in raising awareness and funding for research for ALS (Lou Gehrig's), a disease that took her husband's life in 2015.


Worship being led by Andrew Serino

Andrew Serino has been a musician since he was a child and is now a seasoned performer on a number of instruments. These days he mainly plays guitar and sings at diverse venues from churches and coffee shops to clubs, parties and larger events. Andrew has a proven track record as a musician and vocalist and is a client and crowd favorite.

What does it cost?:

(Note: the District is covering the cost of spouses)

  • 140.00 by February 19
  • 190.00 starting February 20